NOT ALWAYS HAPPY IS ALSO A STORYTELLING PERFORMANCE
Based on her book, NOT ALWAYS HAPPY, this choose-your-own-adventure-style, live storytelling performance features a baker’s dozen of funny, touching, and subversive true-life tales about finding and raising the mighty Thorin that will definitely make you laugh and most likely change how you think about people with Down syndrome. Written and performed by Kari Wagner-Peck and director Bess Welden. 60 minutes.
Winner of the 2017 “PortFringe Pulitzer Award” for excellence in writing.
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Colby College Theater & Dance, January 2018
Portland Stage Company’s Studio Series, November 8 – 12, 2017
PortFringe Festival, two performances, June, 2017
Portland Stage Company, Store Front Theater, developmental readings, January and March, 2016
University of New England, Maine Women Writers Collection, developmental reading, January, 2017
Portland Stage, Studio Series, underwritten by Michael Thorne and AskInside, LLC, 2017
Maine Arts Commission, 2015, 2016